tesa Plant Sparta, LLC is looking for a Quality Engineer as a new addition to our quality team. The responsibility of the new position is Supplier Development. This includes full responsibilities to manage all non-commercial raw material vendors. Promotes and ensures compliance of the company quality system and ISO 9001 requirements. Manages quality policies, standards, procedures, programs and practices while driving and facilitating continuous improvement. Leads problem resolution efforts, working directly with the Customer, Materials, Purchasing, Engineering, and plant resources/teams to drive quality improvements to meet customer expectations.
Develop and maintain the annual supplier audit process. Derive an annual supplier audit schedule based on objective key performance indicators and acute quality concerns
Perform offsite supplier audits according to ISO9001 and IATF16949 standards. Ensure that effective measures are implemented on the suppliers’ site to continuously improve quality and overcome acute quality issues.
Assist R&D to qualify new suppliers in the course of the development of new products
Manage all internal quality concerns with regards to raw materials and manage the claim process with our raw material suppliers.